Raging Grannies Seattle Block Washington Dept of Ecology

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Photo by Brave New Films

The Raging Grannies in Seattle blocked the entrance to the office of the Washington Department of Ecology Thursday morning. There’s a video at this link.

They were there to protest the safety standards that are being proposed for oil-by-rail traffic through Washington. But when one considers the climate impacts of continued use of fossil fuels, can these trains really ever be considered safe?